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to take (another's property) without permission

Synonyms for pilfer

make off with belongings of others

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Others argue that thieves simply have filled up warehouses with pilfered Iraqi antiquities, waiting for the statute of limitations to expire.
The charges came from allegations that she helped set up a funeral insurance scheme then pilfered money from participants' accounts.
7% decrease in the number of reports of lost, damaged, delayed or pilfered luggage.
In the underworld of avian crime, scrub jays that have pilfered other birds' food caches hide their own with extra care.
Batteries are an item with a high perceived value and are pilfered in much the same way as, say, lipsticks," he points out.
The inventory of pilfered items included hospital crutches, library books, CDs, videotapes -- and about 400 pounds sterling ($560 US).
Smaller pilfered plants, though less profitable, are much more difficult to trace.
In addition to forcing pilfered money to stay within Russia, controls would allow the West to aid Russia to successfully complete the transition to a market economy, for which an incorruptible, professional civil service and a rules-based approach to regulation are vital.
In his previous work, he has pilfered from neuroscience's knowledge of the brain to advance the field of computer engineering by designing a blueprint for "brains in silicon.
22 billion gas is pilfered in KPK and Punjab provinces.
Islamabad, Jan 20(ANI): A large number of containers carrying Afghan trade goods have been pilfered inside Pakistan without crossing the border, causing a loss of approximately 19 billion to 37 billion rupees to the national exchequer during the last four years, Pakistan's Supreme Court has been informed.
The CBI probe showed that the IOC employees had pilfered away oil from the IOC Kandla- Bathinda pipeline that runs from the depot in the Sitapura Industrial Area.
Bottles of booze were followed by cosmetics, women's clothing, perfumes and razor blades in the top five most pilfered products.
LEEDS coach Tony Smith rejected suggestions that his side had pilfered the points after a stunning late flurry of scoring handed them victory at Huddersfield.
A SHOP assistant pilfered more than pounds 4,000 in cash and goods from his North Wales bosses.